la taquería
-the taco stand
See the entry for taquería.


A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (establishment)
a. taco stand
¿En la taquería también venden nachos?Do they also sell nachos at the taco stand?
b. taco restaurant (large)
Fuimos a cenar a la taquería que queda a la vuelta.We went to the taco restaurant around the corner.
c. taqueria
Mi taquería favorita está cerrada. Vayamos al restaurante que mencionaste hoy.My favorite taqueria is closed. Let's go to the restaurant you mentioned earlier today.
2. (impertinence)
Regionalism used in Cuba
a. nerve
¿Mariana se quería invitar a tu fiesta de cumpleaños? ¡Qué taquería!Mariana wanted to invite herself to your birthday party? The nerve!
b. cheek (United Kingdom)
¡No puedo creer que tuviera la taquería de preguntarme sobre mi vida sexual!I can't believe she had the cheek to ask about my sex life!
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (quiosco)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. taco stall
2. (restaurante)
a. taco restaurant
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
1 (México) taco stall; taco bar
2 (Caribe) (descaro) cheek
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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